Brave New Unwired World

Brave New Unwired World

The Digital Big Bang and the Infinite Internet

eBook - 2002
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A whirlwind tour through the exciting landscape opening up around digital wireless communication
In The Brave New Unwired World, the CEO of one of today's hottest wireless businesses explores the latest thinking and trends in the exciting world of digital wireless communication and boldly predicts the future of this hot new field. He acquaints readers with the amazing technologies involved and the no less amazing profit opportunities opening up around them. Drawing upon his unique access to top management at Nokia, Ericsson, Motorola, Verizon, IBM, Cisco, Psion, Microsoft, and other key players, he profiles those who are vying to be among the first to cash in on the wireless revolution while holding their own against brilliant upstarts, government regulation, and the threat of extinction by competitors who appear from virtually nowhere, at any moment.

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Offers insights and predictions about the next generation of connectivity, devices, and services in the wireless world.

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Lightman offers insights and predictions about the next generation of connectivity, devices and services in the wireless world. Coverage includes major technology trends to follow, a brief history of the cellular industry, radio spectrum, digital signal processors, 2.5G systems, the wireless Internet market, third generation (3G: "always-on, faster data rate") systems, microprocessors, the power of networking, molecular-scale electronics and quantum computing, the digital "big bang", wearable computers, fourth generation (4G) solutions, and case studies suggesting some important challenges the U.S. and Europe will face from Japanese and Chinese companies. For IT professionals, executives, managers, and investors. Lightman is cofounder and CEO of Charmed Technology, an MIT Media Lab spin-off. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (

Publisher: New York : J. Wiley & Sons, c2002
ISBN: 9780471218722
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xx, 314 p.) : ill., maps
Additional Contributors: Rojas, William


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